File:Aerial view of the White House.jpg|thumb|300px|Aerial view of the White House complex, viewed from north. In the foreground is Pennsylvania Avenue, closed to traffic. Center: Executive Residence (1792-1800) with North Portico (1829); left: East Wing (1942); right: West Wing (1901), with the Oval Office (1909) at the south-east corner
File:Aerial view of Lafayette Park and Washington Mall, Washington, D.C LCCN2010630447.tif|thumb|300px|White House complex, setting viewed from north with Potomac River, Jefferson Memorial and Washington Monument to south
The '''White House''' is the official residence
and principal workplace of the President of the United States
, located at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue Northwest, Washington, D.C.|NW
in Washington, D.C.
It has been the residence of every U.S. president since John Adams
in 1800. The term ''White House'' is often used to...